Raiders-Steelers clashes of the ’70s would make today’s NFL lawyers shake in their thousand-dollar loafers.
The Warriors have waived their three remaining training camp invitees, reducing their roster to 14 players.
Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor will take the field Sunday intent on defeating the team he grew up following.
ORACLE ARENA — Warriors coach Mark Jackson called two straight nights of sloppy basketball “unacceptable.”
With less than a second to play, David Kreici redirected the puck past Antti Niemi to seal the Sharks’ first loss.
Chris Wondolowski came to the Quakes’ rescue yet again, launching them to the Champions League quarters.
Closer in age to the AARP than the NCAA, Jeff Garcia is seeking a comeback bid with the Cleveland Browns.
The final spots in the Warriors starting rotation and team roster are in play this last week of preseason.
The Bulls’ split in their season-opening visit to Anchorage could bode well for the rest of their eight-game road trip.
For one 49er, Sunday’s eight-hour flight to London was standard and routine.
Though their record doesn’t indicate much success, the Raiders have actually outperformed general expectations.
Two-time Muay Thai champ Jade Hayes will realize a lifelong dream Wednesday.
Gallery Jade Hayes trains.
49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh wound up with a front-row seat to a sideline fracas that broke out in the second half.
Colin Kaepernick completed 13 of 21 passes for 199 yards and rushed 11 times for 68 yards and a touchdown.
The 49ers injury-plagued nose tackle position got some fresh help this weekend in the form of fifth-round pick Quinton Dial.
The 49ers’ ninth-ranked defense is third in the NFL with 61 points off turnovers, but the Titans are right behind them.
There was no way the Sharks weren’t going to put up a massive fight Saturday.
Klay Thompson made five of six three-pointers and poured in 25 points in front of a packed crowd in Shanghai.
In a new study, scans reveal “profound abnormalities” in the brain activity of retired NFL players.
Heading into the offseason, the famously frugal A’s face decisions over key free agents.
Gallery Playoffs 2013.
Hockey has returned to the barn, and Pat Curcio has brought the old gang back together.
Gallery Behind the bench.
San Francisco’s depleted ranks are due to get a big replenishment in the coming weeks.
Anquan Boldin isn’t sold on the idea the NFL is doing everything it can to encourage player safety on the field.
It’s tough to fight when everyone is wearing a full mask, but that didn’t stop players from the United States and Canada.
Stephen Curry and the starters led a late rush past the Lakers reserves to swipe a 100-95 win in Beijing.
After his reputation crumbled in Milwaukee, can Monta Ellis experience a second act with the Mavericks?
A 61-year-old male worker was crushed by a bundle of rebar at Levi’s Stadium, the future home of the 49ers.
Ryan Sheckler skated over cars and flatbed trucks to claim his second title.
Gallery Shredding up S.F.
Though Terrelle Pryor scrambled, skirmished, and fought tooth and nail, the Raiders fell 24-7 to the division rival Chiefs.
When the wave springs up as an opposing player lays injured on the field, it’s an embarrassing disgrace.
Stout defense and Vernon Davis highlighted the 49ers’ 32-20 win over Arizona.
Two goals from Ryan McDonough weren’t enough to get past the visiting Thunder.
In his Dew Tour debut, 18-year-old Louie Lopez rolled off with the skate street title.
Gallery Saturday action.
SAP CENTER — A hard hit from Clarke MacArthur took out Tomas Hertl.
Second place in the NFC West is on the line this Sunday when the San Francisco 49ers face the Arizona Cardinals.
The world-class skateboarders and BMX riders of the Dew Tour soar over Civic Center skies through Sunday.
Photos: Dew Tour rocks.
Kansas City Chiefs QB Alex Smith is a wonder in the pocket and has a knack for finding receivers you’ve never heard of.
While preparing to visit what has been the best defense in the NFL, Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor is not intimidated.
49ers’ cornerback Tramaine Brock earned his due he was name NFC Defensive Player of the Week.
Former Balboa High standout McLeod Bethel-Thompson is back with the 49ers, though there’s no telling for how long.
O.CO COLISEUM — The Detroit Tigers and Justin Verlander outgunned the Oakland A’s to advance to the AL Championship Series.
The puck drops on preseason action for the San Francisco Bulls tonight at the Cow Palace against Bakersfield.
The A’s can hit. Their defense is awesome. But the weight of the franchise rests on Sonny Gray’s shoulders.
Thursday’s charges stem from the house party Aldon Smith hosted at his home in June 2012 that left two guests shot.
In just his third NHL game, 19-year-old Sharks rookie Tomas Hertl exploded for four goals in a 9-2 rout of the Rangers.
Detroit prevailed 8-6 over the A’s Tuesday afternoon to send the division series back to Oakland on Thursday.
The Warriors’ win over the Kings made a couple things clear: Andre Iguodala can do it all, and Kent Bazemore still isn’t ready.
Colin Kaepernick sells more jerseys than any other NFL player, though Payton Manning is right on his heels.
The Oakland Athletics beaten Detroit with pitching and power to leave the Tigers simmering with frustration.
Terrelle Pryor played lights-out, finishing off a perfect first quarter with an 18-for-23, two touchdown performance.
The San Francisco 49ers earned their second straight victory, smacking the Houston Texans 34-3.
O.CO COLISEUM — After an epic pitcher’s duel, the Oakland A’s continued their walk-off ways to take Game Two of the AL Division Series.
Sunday night’s game at Candlestick will trigger great memories for Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak.
A Tampa Bay Times report connects the Raiders to released Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman.
The 49ers can keep the Texans’ defense honest by reestablishing the running game that bowled over the Rams last week.
Don’t expect to see the Warriors’ big guns play big minutes until the Oct. 30 season opener.
Despite a late-inning comeback fueled by a Yoenis Cespedes home run, the A’s fell just short and dropped Game 1.
The A’s were swept by the Tigers in 2006 and fell to Detroit in last year’s ALDS. So what’s in store tonight?
SAP CENTER — The Sharks racked up their 10th consecutive win against rival Vancouver Canucks.
The roster poaching between NFC West rivals continued as the Seahawks claimed versatile quarterback B.J. Daniels.
Despite Raider Nation seemingly married to the idea that Pryor is truly great, he just isn’t. He is good. But not great.
The Bay Area’s hockey franchises have made some final moves to their rosters, preparing for the opening of the NHL season.
Serbian guard Nemanja Nedovic looks likely to compete for minutes at backup guard with fan favorite Kent Bazemore.
On Tuesday the 49ers made several unexpected moves, including cutting versatile preseason star B.J. Daniels.
First-round pick safety Eric Reid has put up Pro Bowl stats, making everyone forget about Dashon Goldson.
Matt Flynn may have gone from playing himself out a job in August to playing himself out of a job entirely.
AT&T PARK — Hunter Pence ended a forgettable 2013 season with a ninth-inning walk-off single in the Giants’ season finale.
Hunter Pence’s home run and contract were among the few things that went the Giants’ way Saturday.
The Raiders enter their second home game of 2013 against one of the league’s weakest defenses.
Andrew Bogut, Stephen Curry and David Lee are injury-free and in the best shape of their lives.
Whoever takes Raffi Torres’ spot on the Sharks roster will have a hard time making up for the lack of grit.